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NYPD Task Force Of 100 To Crack Down On Times Square 'Nuisance Issues'The NYPD has established a new task force to patrol Times Square, and that is just the beginning of the city’s efforts to combat the spread of aggressive panhandling, costumed characters and other quality of life issues.
SeaGlass Carousel Opens In Battery ParkEach seat features a pastel, transluscent sea animal encased in a shell-like building.
SeaGlass Carousel, Featuring Color-Changing Fish, Set To Open In Battery Park ThursdayThe carousel, which opens to the public Thursday, features 13-foot-tall fish that change colors, go up and down and spin around, all to the accompaniment of classical music.
5 Best Carousels In New York CityAround and around they go, providing endless fun for the whole family.
Best Public Art In New York CityRead on for five of the best places to go to see public art in New York City.
Seen At 11: Why Are NYC War Memorials Sitting Stashed Away In Battery Park?Historic sculptures and war memorials meant to honor the people and events that helped shape our city sit languishing, stashed away behind a fence at one of the city’s busiest parks.
New York City's Best Secret Places To VisitNew York has a number of fascinating secret places, some that even a New Yorker may not be aware of.
Zelda, Resident Wild Turkey Of Battery Park, Dies After Being Hit By CarZelda, the famous wild turkey who called Battery Park her home for 11 years, has died, according to a published report.
De Blasio: 'Flood Wall Street' Protesters Were Exercising First Amendment RightsMayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday defended a decision by the NYPD not to clear the streets during the “Flood Wall Street” climate change protest the day before.
Over 100 Arrests As Protesters Flood Wall Street Over Global Climate ChangePolice used pepper spray and arrested more than 100 people Monday, as activists flooded Wall Street to protest what they say is corporate and economic institutions' role in the climate crisis.
How To Save On Sightseeing In New York CityMany of New York's top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.
Immigrants, Advocates Rally For New York State CitizenshipThe bill's sponsor, state Sen. Gustavo Rivera, D-Bronx, said the legislation would grant state citizenship if "someone can demonstrate proof of identity, live here for three consecutive years, pay taxes for three consecutive years."